blom

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Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch bloem.

Noun[edit]

blom (plural blomme, diminutive blommetjie)

  1. flower

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse blóm, from Proto-Germanic *blōmô. Akin to English bloom.

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Noun[edit]

blom m (definite singular blomen, indefinite plural blomar, definite plural blomane)

  1. a flower
    Solsikka er ein vakker blom.
    The sunflower is a beautiful flower.
  2. bloom (the state of blossoming or of having the flowers open)
    Kirsebærtrea står i blom.
    The cherry trees are in bloom.

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Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

blom c (plural blommen, diminutive blomke)

  1. flower